Breaking News - 06/26/2013

Flash Flood Watch issued June 26 at 11:34AM EDT until June 27 at 12:00PM EDT by NWS

The National Weather Service has issued the following alert:

...FLASH FLOOD WATCH IN EFFECT FROM 6 PM EDT THIS EVENING THROUGH
THURSDAY MORNING...
THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN PITTSBURGH HAS ISSUED A
* FLASH FLOOD WATCH FOR PORTIONS OF WESTERN MARYLAND...EAST
CENTRAL OHIO...PENNSYLVANIA AND WEST VIRGINIA...INCLUDING THE
FOLLOWING AREAS...IN WESTERN MARYLAND...GARRETT. IN EAST
CENTRAL OHIO...BELMONT...CARROLL...COLUMBIANA...COSHOCTON...
GUERNSEY...HARRISON...JEFFERSON OH...MONROE...MUSKINGUM...
NOBLE AND TUSCARAWAS. IN PENNSYLVANIA...ALLEGHENY...
ARMSTRONG...BEAVER...BUTLER...FAYETTE...FAYETTE RIDGES...
GREENE...INDIANA...WASHINGTON...WESTMORELAND AND WESTMORELAND
RIDGES. IN WEST VIRGINIA...BROOKE...HANCOCK...MARION...
MARSHALL...MONONGALIA...OHIO...PRESTON...TUCKER AND WETZEL.
* FROM 6 PM EDT THIS EVENING THROUGH THURSDAY MORNING
* MANY AREAS IN THE FLOOD WATCH RECEIVED HEAVY RAINFALL OVER THE
PAST 24 HOURS. ANOTHER ROUND OF THUNDERSTORMS WITH HEAVY RAINS
IS PREDICTED TO MOVE THROUGH THE REGION TONIGHT. THE SOIL IS
SATURATED IN MOST AREAS AND IT WILL NOT TAKE MUCH MORE RAINFALL
IN A SHORT PERIOD OF TIME TO CAUSE FLOODING.

A FLASH FLOOD WATCH MEANS THAT CONDITIONS MAY DEVELOP THAT LEAD
TO FLASH FLOODING. FLASH FLOODING IS A VERY DANGEROUS SITUATION.
YOU SHOULD MONITOR LATER FORECASTS AND BE PREPARED TO TAKE ACTION
SHOULD FLASH FLOOD WARNINGS BE ISSUED.